Llys Pegasus

Retirement housing
Ty Glas Road, Llanishen, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF14 5ER
Ty Glas Road, Llanishen, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF14 5ER

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Main Facts

Retirement housing
Tenure(s): Leasehold
50 flats. Built in 2004. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (House Manager works 9am to 5pm), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Library, kitchen
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 50 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 100 yards; town centre 2 mile(s); GP 100 yards; social centre 300 yards.
Regular Social activities include: coffee afternoons, quiz evenings, fish & chip evenings, and social evenings, organised by residents. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to terms of lease and landlord permission).
Housing Authority: Cardiff
Social Care Authority: Cardiff
Architects: Sidell Gibson Architects

Info updated: 12/10/2020
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Availability

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Residents' views

A number of residents have used EAC's resident consultation card game to give their views on aspects of where they live. They gave top marks to this scheme for:
Consultation
Convenience of the location
Lifestyle
Number / size of facilities
Overall ratings
Practicality of the individual apartments
Quality of design
Quality of the facilities
Quality of the individual apartments
Safety and security
Staff role and interaction

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"The accommodation is very spacious, the facilities good, the grounds pleasant and well maintained. The residents are very friendly and the resident..." Show more
"The accommodation is very spacious, the facilities good, the grounds pleasant and well maintained. The residents are very friendly and the resident’ association always ready with help and advice, as is Mr Paul Keohane, the Development Manager. The location is excellent, giving easy level access to shops,bank, church, chemist, surgery, pub and community hub. Local transport is also within easy reach. Residents have the option of attending regular social events in the communal lounge, including a film showing once a fortnight." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"Superbly run by a fantastic caring manager."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Llys Pegasus contains a friendly and caring Community and has a very helpful Residential Manager. There is also a Committee that that keeps us aware ..." Show more
"Llys Pegasus contains a friendly and caring Community and has a very helpful Residential Manager. There is also a Committee that that keeps us aware of activities happening in the local area and also arranges activities in the Residents lounge " Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"I feel safe at all times,excellent company from other residents if needed. Also a good resident’s committee that organise social occasions including..." Show more
"I feel safe at all times,excellent company from other residents if needed. Also a good resident’s committee that organise social occasions including various speakers,film shows,fish and chip lunches ,Weekly extend exercise classes and volunteers to help with I pads and laptops, all due to our development manager,Paul.
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Made by a resident in 2019

"We are a very happy group of residents with a strong sense of community. We have an excellent Development Manager."
Made by a resident in 2019

"For over 8 years I have lived very happily as a resident at Llys Pegasus. We have a first class caring Development Manager, also, a well-run Residents..." Show more
"For over 8 years I have lived very happily as a resident at Llys Pegasus. We have a first class caring Development Manager, also, a well-run Residents’ Association who hold frequent events. Llys Pegasus is a first class retirement development that I would happily recommend to anyone." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"Great appartments Community feel. Village centre position close to all amenaties. Very good manager who keeps the property in good condition and looks..." Show more
"Great appartments Community feel. Village centre position close to all amenaties. Very good manager who keeps the property in good condition and looks after the residents as family. Range of activies for all from keepfit to film shows." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"My mother saw your plans for the site in central Llanishen and, choosing her apartment off plan, was the first resident.

There is an active social ..." Show more
"My mother saw your plans for the site in central Llanishen and, choosing her apartment off plan, was the first resident.

There is an active social community, supported by the manager, that organises frequent events and classes in the Lounge.

She has never regretted her decision to move.

Jonathan Coombs
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Made by a visitor in 2019

"This is very convenient to the village of Llanishen, that has many local shops, library, banks pub next door, and bus stop outside to take you into to..." Show more
"This is very convenient to the village of Llanishen, that has many local shops, library, banks pub next door, and bus stop outside to take you into town. Residents are friendly and have a lovely lounge to hold film shows, coffee and tea parties." Show less

Made by a in 2019

"Clean, fresh, pleasant place for people to live. Gives people good quality of life in their later years."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Llys Pegasus is clean and welcoming. The grounds are beautiful and well kept. The lounge is cosy and I like the jigsaw. The guest suite is comfortable..." Show more
"Llys Pegasus is clean and welcoming. The grounds are beautiful and well kept. The lounge is cosy and I like the jigsaw. The guest suite is comfortable. " Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"Always very clean, tidy and warm; residents seem happy and friendly, as does the manager! Very comfortable Visitors Suite, much improved from last yea..." Show more
"Always very clean, tidy and warm; residents seem happy and friendly, as does the manager! Very comfortable Visitors Suite, much improved from last year. Very good residents lounge where we like to do a few pieces on the jigsaw which is always on the go. Beautiful gardens." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"Happy place to live, good situation, good organisation"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Seems well-organised, clean and friendly with good facilities."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"It is very friendly, welcoming and comfortable."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Very good place always up together and efficiently run"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Friendly atmosphere - great location"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Great atmosphere, always clean and warden is friendly and happy."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"I make my submission as a very satisfied resident at Llys Pegasus for over 8 years. The residents are well supported by, our Development Manager. Also..." Show more
"I make my submission as a very satisfied resident at Llys Pegasus for over 8 years. The residents are well supported by, our Development Manager. Also, we have an excellent Residents’ Association who hold frequent events. A first class retirement development that I would recommend to anyone." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"Great management. Never any problems"
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Great place. Lovely atmosphere always a warm welcome. "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"The complex is run by a very good manager and the place is always spotless. Just a nice place to work at"
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Lovely place grounds a beautiful and a very good house manager"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Contractors, visitors, residents and their families very often say that there exists a high level of contentment here......"
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Nice atmosphere and a great house manager"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Well maintained lovely building. "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Lovely place warm and friendly."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Feel very safe & secure here. Wouldn't like to live anywhere else."
Made by a resident in 2017

"The convenience of nearby shops. Very friendly residents. We have an association, the committee. which organises various social events. Helpful manage..." Show more
"The convenience of nearby shops. Very friendly residents. We have an association, the committee. which organises various social events. Helpful manager. Lovely gardens. A large sitting room with patio and kitchen." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Everything!!"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Well organised home with excellent staff and managers. All residents are extremely happy and environment is of the highest quality "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Good management and lovely residents"
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Nice gardens, well managed site. Very friendly neighbours."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Security. Well managed. Peaceful."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Feel safe. Friendly people."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I have made some good friends. We have easy access to the village shops where everyone is friendly and helpful."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Very happy to have a very lovely flat and very friendly neighbours. Also a helpful and efficient development manager."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Independent living, close to shops, bank + P.O. Excellent residents social committee organising a variety of social events."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Secure & peaceful "
Made by a resident in 2017

"I fell very safe here. Paul (the manager) is very willing to help."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Security, convenience of close proximity to all necessary requirement, i.e retail, banks, post office, church, pub. Friendship of residents. Residents..." Show more
"Security, convenience of close proximity to all necessary requirement, i.e retail, banks, post office, church, pub. Friendship of residents. Residents Association (very active). Availability of estate manager who gives superb care to residents." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Security, closeness of shops, transport, etc. Friendship of neighbours. Excellent estate manager, understanding of our age group, always helpful & rea..." Show more
"Security, closeness of shops, transport, etc. Friendship of neighbours. Excellent estate manager, understanding of our age group, always helpful & ready to listen." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"The development is well run, comfortable and friendly. Manager helpful. Location good as near local amenities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"We moved in in 2005 and are very happy."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Very satisfactory."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Everything is perfect."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Very convenient"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Everything is good."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good community spirit. Excellent work done by committee. Excellent & hard working manager. Good social activities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Friendly atmosphere. Good communal spirit. Excellent committee. Excellent manager."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Excellent environment. Staff extremely helpful. Plenty of activities so residents mix very well. Very near to all amenities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Peacefully situated alongside small village containing all shops, amenities we need. Building and gardens excellently maintained. Welcoming friendly a..." Show more
"Peacefully situated alongside small village containing all shops, amenities we need. Building and gardens excellently maintained. Welcoming friendly atmosphere among all the residents. Manager & small committee with great affinity arranging evens & helping with our needs." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"safe secure friendly environment with assistance from the manager & careline. Convenient for shops, banks. P office & transport links. Interdependent ..." Show more
"safe secure friendly environment with assistance from the manager & careline. Convenient for shops, banks. P office & transport links. Interdependent living at its best." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"The quality of Paul, our manager, is unsurpassed."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Close to the shops and amenities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Llys Pegasus is a pleasant place to live. You don't feel lonely. There are several activities in the lounge where you are made welcome. The building i..." Show more
"Llys Pegasus is a pleasant place to live. You don't feel lonely. There are several activities in the lounge where you are made welcome. The building is well maintained thanks to our manager." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Good location for transport & quiet area. Pleasant environment with friendly company."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Near to shops & bus stop"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Have lived here 11 years and always been very contented. An excellent group of residents and very competent & helpful manager."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good company"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Residents Association with a wonderful chairperson. House manager friendly and helpful. Three afternoons a week tea in lounge with a hostess. Function..." Show more
"Residents Association with a wonderful chairperson. House manager friendly and helpful. Three afternoons a week tea in lounge with a hostess. Functions arranged frequently." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Lovely"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Conveniently situated for buses and shops. Secure but independent living. Company of neighbours when I wish. Social events as I wish. Pleasant grounds..." Show more
"Conveniently situated for buses and shops. Secure but independent living. Company of neighbours when I wish. Social events as I wish. Pleasant grounds. House manager to sort out problems." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"lovely development, friendly."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It's well run, comfortable and warm."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Lovely development "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Nice friendly clean good atmosphere "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Pleasant fellow residents Good communal areas Excellent development manager Active Residents' Association Well-sited close to amenities and public tra..." Show more
"Pleasant fellow residents Good communal areas Excellent development manager Active Residents' Association Well-sited close to amenities and public transport Variety of good social activities Well-maintained Feel apartment is secure when I am away Emergency call system" Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Very well manged overall. My mum is very content and comfortable here"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Always clean and tidy. Everyone very pleasant. My parents love living there."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"A very well run and lovely retirement accommodation."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"It is well maintained and managed, the flats are well maintained and there's a good community spirit. Paul who manages the facility is excellent, very..." Show more
"It is well maintained and managed, the flats are well maintained and there's a good community spirit. Paul who manages the facility is excellent, very helpful and considerate to the residents." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2017

"My mother feels safe at Llys Pegasus. There is always someone to help and support. Very well maintained grounds and building; it is always clean and w..." Show more
"My mother feels safe at Llys Pegasus. There is always someone to help and support. Very well maintained grounds and building; it is always clean and well looked after. Good standard of public rooms - lounge, washer and dryer room." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2017

"the manager and community work together very well. They are always seeking continual improvement to enhance the retirement of all residents. On visiti..." Show more
"the manager and community work together very well. They are always seeking continual improvement to enhance the retirement of all residents. On visiting the development you are greeted with a warm, welcoming enviroment. This is the type of development I would retire to." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"We are so lucky to have an active committee that organises events and looks after those who need help. We are warm and comfortable; an active manager ..." Show more
"We are so lucky to have an active committee that organises events and looks after those who need help. We are warm and comfortable; an active manager who sorts out any problems in the building. This is very near the village with a post office, co-op , banks, library and church." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"I AM A NEW RESIDENT AND EVERYONE HAS MADE ME VERY WELCOME. EXCELLENT ACCOMMODATION. EXCELLENT FACILITIES."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Very friendly and helpful residents,extremely wellrun and active committee organising social events for residents. a pleasure to live here."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Relaxing environment Friendly"
Made by a volunteer in 2017

"Great place, brilliant people working there Awfully helpful and willing ."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Well organised beautiful place to live."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Well maintained, well run, good community atmosphere with events for the residents, including film nights etc"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Very friendly, secure place, clean and the estate manager is very welcoming. A very peaceful atmosphere"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"The staff is pleasant and helpful and the building and apartments are lovely and well maintained "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"It is a very welcoming and clean environment and well maintained "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Clean and tidy interior with a warm and friendly atmosphere"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"My parents live there, and the home is well run, clean and friendly, standards are good. They are very happy "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Comfortable, clean, pleasant environment and safe place to be"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Clean, tidy, secure access, good storage, warm atmosphere"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Excellent development, I have never regretted moving into Llys Pegasus and could not be happier with the accommodation or the friendly residents here...." Show more
"Excellent development, I have never regretted moving into Llys Pegasus and could not be happier with the accommodation or the friendly residents here. It has an excellent Development Manager who could not be more helpful." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Wonderful accommodation, excellent Development Manager, friendly residents - everything we need is in close walking distance"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Ideally situated. Good accommodation. Excellent House Manager and a Residents Committee. Very friendly residents"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Caring community. Estate manager is excellent along with residents committee."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Mum very happy. Secure and excellent location. High class accommodation with a welcoming community spirit"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Well managed amd maintained. Location is very good. Manager Paul is excellent."
Made by a resident in 2017

"The complex is managed exceptionally with consultations between the manager & residents. The grounds are well looked after . The interior is always wa..." Show more
"The complex is managed exceptionally with consultations between the manager & residents. The grounds are well looked after . The interior is always warm & wellcoming & we are all involved with making improvements in the future. Our manager is always ready to listen & help where necessary" Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"It is a comfortable and very well situated devlopment. It is extremely well managed by our estate manager, and this, together with our very active and..." Show more
"It is a comfortable and very well situated devlopment. It is extremely well managed by our estate manager, and this, together with our very active and competent residents' association committee, make it a very desirable place to live. There's always a lot going on to keep us active." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"I am the communal gardener and it is always a pleasure to visit the manager Paul and his friendly residents. "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Nice place to work, lovely residents, house manager friendly and easy to work with."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Lovely atmosphere "
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Wonderful place to work...."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"The level of contentment amongst the residents is amazing. ☺"
Made by a staff member in 2017
National Housing for Older People Awards
National silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2017.
Category: Retirement housing 44-52 units.
Sponsor: Retirement Homesearch.
Wales region gold award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2019.
Category: Retirement housing 44-52 units.
Sponsor: Legal & General.
National gold award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2019.
Category: Retirement housing 44-52 units.
Sponsor: Legal & General.
National silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2015.
Category: Retirement housing 50 units and over.
Sponsor: erosh.
Memberships
ARHM: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of the Association of Retirement Housing Managers, and therefore committed to complying with its Code of Practice.
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